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Alexander Kinnes (1886- )
1922 B.Sc., A.C.G.I., M.I.E.E., Assoc.M.Inst.C.E., Ironfounder, Agricultural and General Engineer, Scotscraig, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft. T. A.: " Kinnes, Oulton Works, Lowestoft." T. N.: Oulton 49. b. 1886; m. 1916. Ed. University College, Dundee, and City and Guilds Engineering College, South Kensington. Degree of B. Sc. (Engineering), and Diploma A.C.G.I. In the works of Balharrie and Co., engineers and founders. Assistant to the late W. Duddell, F.R.S., Past President Institution of Electrical Engineers; joined the staff, National Physical Laboratory, in 1908, subsequently becoming Senior Assistant, Electrotechnics Department, in charge of A.C. investigatory and test work. Papers before the Institution of Electrical Engineers and in the " Electrician." Awarded David Hughes Scholarship in 1906 and the Kelvin Premium in 1913 by the Institution of Electrical Engineers. War Services.—Engaged at National Physical Laboratory investigating new types of electrical apparatus and materials for use by the Services.